Genus: Actinocephalus (Körn.) Sano

Possible synonym of: Paepalanthus Mart.

Family: Eriocaulaceae
Genus number: 20019
Last updated: 07-Mar-2017
Accession Count: 1 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

List of Species Records in GRIN


  1. Andrade, M. J. G. de et al. 2010. A comprehensive phylogenetic analysis of Eriocaulaceae: evidence from nuclear (ITS) and plastid (psbA-trnH and trnL-F) DNA sequences. Taxon 59:379-388. Note: should be included in Paepalanthus Mart.
  2. Sano, P. T. 2004. Actinocephalus (Korn.) Sano (Paepalanthus sect. Actinocephalus), a new genus of Eriocaulaceae, and other taxonomic and nomenclatural changes involving Paepalanthus Mart.. Taxon 53:99-107. Note: accepts

Google Scholar   

Check Index Nominum Genericorum for Actinocephalus
Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2020. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: Accessed 8 August 2020.